General Event Information
Somerville Open Studios 2015
Fri, May 1, 6pm - 9pm
Sat + Sun, May 2 + 3, 12pm - 6pm
SOS Exhibits, Events, and Other Excitement
Each year SOS offers a variety of shows and special activities in conjunction with the artists' open studios. We're so excited to be able to offer the following events for you to enjoy during the weeks leading up to Open Studios Weekend.
2015 Exhibits and Events
For a complete calendar view visit the Visitor Calendar
Beyond the Pattern:
The SOS Fashion and Wearable Art Show
A live runway presentation showcasing the dazzlingly diverse work of local artists in fashion, jewelry and accessories.
If you are a registered SOS artist who would like to participate in this show, plesae visit this page.
Artists' Choice Exhibit
April 24 - mid-May, 2015
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 23, 2015, 7-9 pm
The Artists' Choice Exhibit offers the best opportunity to preview the studios and artists' work. All SOS participating artists are invited to submit work, creating a group show that is unparalleled in diversity and excitement. Come to the Artists' Choice Exhibit first to plan your weekend.
If you are a registered SOS artist who would like to submit work to this show, please visit this page.
Museum Hours during SOS:
to be announced
Museum Regular Hours:
Thurs 2 – 7pm, Fri 2 – 5pm, Sat 12 – 5pm, and by appointment
SOS Volunteer Show
April 8 - May 20, 2015
Opening Reception: Tuesday, April 14, 5:30-7 pm
SOS is created and run by scores of fantastic volunteers from within and around our community. The Volunteer Appreciation Show highlights work from this elite group of artists in Union Square's popular and locally owned Bloc 11 Cafe. View this show while enjoying tasty treats from our friends at Bloc 11 and perusing your SOS map booklet.
If you are an SOS volunteer who would like to submit work to this show, please visit this page. The submission deadline is Sunday, March 8.
Bloc 11 is open daily 7 am - 8 pm, Thursdays 7 am - 9 pm.
Inside Out Gallery at CVS
Photo by Heather Balchunas
April 1 - May 4, 2015
One Davis Square (map)
Stroll by the CVS window in Davis Square, and stop to enjoy an exhibition featuring artists who are participating in SOS for the first time this year. Artists share their style and story in this highly visible art show, on view 24/7 through the month of April and the weekend of Open Studios.
If you are a first-time SOS artist who would like to submit work to this show, please visit this page. The submission deadline is Thursday, March 5.
Kids' Art Show
April 24 - May 8, 2015
Cupcake Reception: Saturday, April 25, noon - 2 pm
Work by the littlest of Somerville's Future Artists. .
For more information on this show, including how to submit art, see the SOS Kids page.